Alumni, Parent, and Family Relations

Schedule of Events

Spend time with your student and participate in all things SPU with a weekend of fun for the whole family.

Men’s and Women’s Basketball

Cheer on the Falcons as the men’s team takes on Western Washington on Thursday, Feb. 2 and Simon Fraser on Saturday, Feb. 4, and the women’s team takes on Western Oregon on Saturday, Feb. 4. Buy tickets

The 39 Steps Postcard Side A

Mix a Hitchcock masterpiece, a juicy spy novel, and a dash of Monty Python and you have Patrick Barlow’s wildly inventive comedy. A fast-paced whodunit for anyone who loves the magic of theatre!

For more information, visit the current season website.

Here's What's Happening

Thursday, February 2

10 a.m. to 6 p.m.

Art Center Gallery

3 West Cremona

The SPU Art Department exists to build strong artists, designers and cultural researchers within a tightly-knit and versatile program. Visit the gallery to see the latest exhibition.

11 a.m. to 2 p.m.

SPU Bookstore

310 W Bertona Street or shop online

Represent your student and shop Seattle Pacific University’s Official Bookstore for men’s, women’s, and children's apparel, gifts, and more!

7:30 p.m.

Men’s Basketball Game vs. Western Washington

Royal Brougham Pavilion

Cheer for the Falcons as they take on Western Washington. 

Livestream or purchase tickets online.

7:30 p.m.

Theatre Production: The 39 Steps

McKinley Bach Theatre

Mix a Hitchcock masterpiece, a juicy spy novel, and a dash of Monty Python and you have Patrick Barlow’s wildly inventive comedy. A fast-paced whodunit for anyone who loves the magic of theatre!

Purchase tickets at the theatre box office or call (206) 281-2959.

Friday, February 3

7 a.m.

Breakfast on Campus

Enjoy a meal with your student in Gwinn Commons or one of the many delicious locations across campus.

  • Gwinn Commons: 7 a.m.–2 p.m., $7.50/person (Friday only)
  • Academic Perks: 7:30 a.m.–2 p.m.
  • Common Grounds: 8 a.m.–1:30 p.m.
  • C-Store: 8 a.m.–8 p.m.
  • Einstein Bros. Bagels: 8 a.m.–7 p.m.
  • Subway: 10:45 a.m.–6 p.m.
9 a.m.–4:30 p.m.

Stop by the Office of Alumni, Parent, and Family Relations 

Walls Advancement Center

Swing by and say hi, pick up a map, and grab a little free swag.

11 a.m.

Campus Tours

Leave from Demaray Hall Main Lobby

See new buildings, including the new nursing lab, and discover what is current and innovative around campus.

11:30 a.m.

Lunch on Campus

Enjoy a meal with your student in Gwinn Commons or one of the many delicious locations across campus.

  • Gwinn Commons: 7 a.m.–2 p.m., $11.50/person (Friday only)
  • Academic Perks: 7:30 a.m.–2 p.m.
  • Common Grounds: 8 a.m.–1:30 p.m.
  • C-Store: 8 a.m.–8 p.m.
  • Einstein Bros. Bagels: 8 a.m.–7 p.m.
  • Subway: 10:45 a.m.–6 p.m.

1 p.m.

Parent and Families Prayer Hour

Walls Advancement Center Conference Room

Join fellow SPU parents in person or virtually to lift up the SPU students and community. Led by SPU Parent Danielle Connel.

Sign up

2 p.m.

Campus Tours

Leave from Demaray Hall Main Lobby

See new buildings and find out what is current and innovative around campus.

5 p.m.

Dinner on Campus

Enjoy a meal with your student in Gwinn Commons or another delicious location on campus.

  • Gwinn Commons: 5 p.m.–7 p.m., $15.50/person (Friday only)
  • C-Store: 11 a.m.–8 p.m.
  • Einstein Bros. Bagels: 11 a.m.–7 p.m.
7 p.m.

Virtual Trivia for Students and Families

Online via Zoom

Test your wits with fellow SPU families and students, hosted via Zoom by Questionable Pursuits. Pick a team captain and register team members online.

7:30 p.m.

Theatre Presentation: The 39 Steps

McKinley Bach Theatre, E.E. Bach Theatre

Mix a Hitchcock masterpiece, a juicy spy novel, and a dash of Monty Python and you have Patrick Barlow’s wildly inventive comedy. A fast-paced whodunit for anyone who loves the magic of theatre!

Purchase tickets at the theatre box office or call (206) 281-2959.

Saturday, February 4

9 a.m.–4 p.m.

Stop by the Office of Alumni, Parent, and Family Relations

Walls Advancement Center

Swing by and say hi, pick up a map, and grab a little free swag.

11:30 a.m.

Lunch on Campus

Enjoy a meal with your student in Gwinn Commons or another delicious location on campus.

  • Gwinn Commons: 7 a.m.–2 p.m. and 4:30 p.m.–7:30 p.m.
  • C-Store: 11 a.m.–8 p.m.
  • Einstein Bros. Bagels: 11 a.m.–7 p.m.
2 p.m.

Men’s Basketball Game vs. Simon Fraser

Royal Brougham Pavilion

Cheer on the Falcons as they take on Simon Fraser.

Livestream or purchase tickets online.

2:30 p.m.

Winter Production: The 39 Steps

McKinley Bach Theatre, E.E. Bach Theatre

Mix a Hitchcock masterpiece, a juicy spy novel, and a dash of Monty Python and you have Patrick Barlow’s wildly inventive comedy. A fast-paced whodunit for anyone who loves the magic of theatre!

Purchase tickets at the theatre box office or call (206) 281-2959.

4:15 p.m.

Women’s Basketball Game vs. Western Oregon

Royal Brougham Pavilion

Cheer on the Falcons as they take on Western Oregon.

Livestream or purchase tickets online.

5 p.m.

Dinner on Campus

Enjoy a meal with your student in Gwinn Commons or another delicious location on campus.

  • Gwinn Commons: 5 p.m.–7 p.m.
  • C-Store: 11 a.m.–8 p.m.
  • Einstein Bros. Bagels: 11 a.m.–7 p.m.
7:30 p.m.

Winter Production: The 39 Steps

McKinley Bach Theatre, E.E. Bach Theatre

Mix a Hitchcock masterpiece, a juicy spy novel, and a dash of Monty Python and you have Patrick Barlow’s wildly inventive comedy. A fast-paced whodunit for anyone who loves the magic of theatre!

Purchase tickets at the theatre box office or call (206) 281-2959.

Sunday, February 5

9:30 a.m.

Sunday Worship

First Free Methodist Church

All are welcome to join in First Free's Sunday worship. Visit ffmc.org for details.

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The Office of Alumni, Parent, and Family Relations
Walls Advancement Center
206-281-ALUM (206-281-2586)

alumni@spu.edu

Open weekdays, 8 a.m.–5 p.m. Visitors welcome!

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